Sunday morning car fire under investigation

RFD logo On May 8,2016 at 7:58 a.m. a passerby called 911 after seeing smoke filling the passenger compartment of the vehicle. The owner was on scene and quickly realized the fire was “too much” and made no attempt to extinguish the fire. Engine One was dispatched and upon arrival quickly extinguished the fire which was isolated to the vehicle and its contents. No one was reported injured from this fire. The cause and origin of the fire is still under investigation. The Racine Fire Department estimates fire loss at $2,000.